libphp4.so vs libphp4.a
good day to all.
can anyone tell me whats the difference between this file:
a. libphp4.so (installed on default within php)
b. libphp4.a (find in other linux apache+php+postgres installation tutorial)
libphp4.a was generated on configuration using:
im running slackware 10. and i want to re install my apache+php..
apache and php are included in my distro installation.
please post elaborated explanation coz i really want to understand what this files are and their difference..
thanks in advance..